Quality education in Hunan University of Arts and Science is based on teaching, cultural activities, and social practice and focuses on cultivating students' cultural quality and creative ability. Hunan University of Arts and Science boasts a multi-dimensional & multi-level cultural quality education system which consists of construction of cultural quality education curriculum, improvement of students' moral quality, and development of cultural quality education brand activities.
1. Constructing cultural quality education courses
Firstly, HUAS pays great attention to developing stable cultural quality education teaching staff; secondly, it pays great attention to providing subsidy to publish cultural quality education textbooks with local characteristics; thirdly, it pays great attention to introducing and expanding cultural quality education courses and teaching resources for students’; fourthly, it pays great attention to encouraging teachers to make teaching reform about cultural quality education.
2. Innovating the second classroom
Firstly, HUAS pays great attention to enhancing the students’ morality by a diversity of lectures, speeches and debates on patriotism, ideal & faith, adherence to laws and regulations, keeping one’s honesty & promise; secondly, it pays great attention to creating good study atmosphere by a series activities; thirdly, it pays great attention to setting up some good-behaviors examples to guide students to behave well; fourthly, it pays great attention to the students’ honesty education by carrying out a series of activities. fifthly, it pays great attention to improving students’ mental health by carrying out some activities.
3. Conducting various cultural activities
Firstly, HUAS pays great attention to carrying out various cultural activities such as cultural exchange with students from universities of Taiwan, artistic performance on campus, Baima Lake Square cultural activities, Baima Lake Forum, Doctor’s Forum, Lanzhi Poem Breeze and so on.
4. Supporting students to take part in contests
HUAS pays great attention to students’ participation in contests by the following measures: setting up a group of guiding teachers special for contests; increasing and reforming contest-oriented courses such as English Speech and Oral Eloquence, Mathematical Modeling, Electronic Design, Mechanical Design of Innovation and Programming; encouraging students to take part in contests of various levels.
5. Improving students’ organizations and creating harmonious campus culture
Firstly, HUAS pays great attention to improving students’ organizations, especially the class organizations; secondly, it pays great attention to guiding students’ organizations to conduct lively cultural activities and effective social practice.